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UMSI News, Awards & Honors: June 2024


UMSI researchers are recognized nationally and internationally for their outstanding work. Read about their recent accomplishments. 

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Jesse Johnston. UMSI Clinical assistant professor. Appointed as secretary of the board of directors for the National Recording Preservation Foundation.

Jesse Johnston appointed to board of the National Recording Preservation Foundation


Johnston will be in charge of administering audio preservation grants to organizations and individuals throughout the country. 

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Graphic with the UMSI logo, a photo of Emily Drabinski, and the text: Data, Archives and Information in Society (DAIS) Seminar: "What's Critical About Critical Librarianship?": Emily Drabinski: President, American Library Association: Associate Professor, Queens College: Photo: Alisha Jucevic

"Making trouble that matters": ALA president Emily Drabinski to speak on campus


President of the American Library Association Emily Drabinski’s Feb. 6 visit comes in the midst of escalating pro-censorship attacks on libraries, including attacks on her own identity. 

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UMSI students try out their dream jobs


Through summer internships, UMSI students took their skills far and wide — from the St. Louis Cardinals to a high-security vault in the Library of Congress.

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UMSI research roundup. UMSI researchers at Archival Education and Research Institute (AERI) 2023. Check out UMSI faculty and PhD student publications.

UMSI Research Roundup: Archival Education and Research Institute


UMSI researchers and PhD student publications and workshops for AERI 2023.

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Jesse Johnston on the importance of preserving history and archiving music


Jesse Johnston joined the University of Michigan School of Information in 2022 as a clinical assistant professor. We talk to Jesse about his career in music archiving, his love of teaching and his obsession with murder mysteries.

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Food delivery work and prediction markets: UMSI research roundup. Check out UMSI faculty and PhD student publications.

Food delivery work and prediction markets: UMSI research roundup


Recent UMSI faculty and PhD student publications. 

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"Welcome, new faculty" headshots of Matthew Bui, Allen Flynn, Jesse Johnston, Chelsea Peterson-Salahuddin, Michaelanne Thomas, Megan Threats, Justine Zhang, Alex McLeod, Gregory Myers, Scott TenBrink..

UMSI welcomes new 2022-23 faculty


UMSI welcomes 10 new faculty and 30 lecturers for the 2022-23 school year.

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